Family Name: Apocynaceae
Synonyms: Echites scholaris, Alstonia kurzii, Tabernaemontana alternifolia,
Acokanthera scholaris, Echites pala
Common Names: Indian Pulai, White Cheesewood, Devil Tree, Blackboard Tree,
Milkwood Pine, Dita Bark, Bitter Bark
Height: 2.0 TO 2.5/ 3.0 TO 3.5 METRES OVERALL HEIGHT
Individual flowers lightly-scented, but fully-blooming tree emits strong heady fragrance sometimes described as reminiscent of burnt sugar. Rich source of nectar and pollinated by insects like various types of butterflies and bees, which often surround flowering trees.